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Date

5-1974

Description

This 1969 map of Brasilia show’s the bird-like shape of the city as designed by Lucia Costa. He was hired by President Juscelino Kubitschek to design the city in what had previously been a waste land with scarce water, animals, plants or people.

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http://www.aboutbrasilia.com/

Creator 1 Role

Photographer

Creator 2 Dates

1902 - 1998

Creator 2 Role

Urban Planner

Subject Headings

Cities and Towns -- Brazil -- Federal District -- Brasilia; Geography -- Maps -- Brazil -- Federal District -- Brasilia;

Country Name

Brazil

Region Name

Federal District

City Name

Brasilia

Keywords

land use; map; Brasilia, Federal District; Lucia Costa; Brazil;

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